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Therefore thus saith the LORD of hosts concerning the prophets; Behold, I will feed them with wormwood, and make them drink the water of gall: for from the prophets of Jerusalem is profaneness gone forth into all the land.

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Jeremiah 8:14
Why are, well sitting still? Gather yourselves together and let us enter the defenced cities And let us be silent there, - For, Yahweh our God, hath put us to silence And made us drink poisoned water, Because we have sinned against Yahweh.
Jeremiah 9:15
Therefore, Thus saith Yahweh of hosts, The God of Israel, Behold me! Feeding them, even this people, with wormwood, - And I will cause them to drink, poisoned water;
Psalm 69:21
But they put in my food - poison! And, for my thirst, they gave for my drink - vinegar!
Lamentations 3:5
He hath built up against me, and carried round me, fortifications and a trench;
Matthew 27:34
they gave him to drink, wine, with gall, mingled, and, tasting, he would not drink.
Revelation 8:11
And, the name of the star, is called Wormwood; and the third of the waters became wormwood, and many of the men died of the waters, because they were made bitter.

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Jeremiah 26:7
So the priests and the prophets, and all the people, heard Jeremiah speaking these words in the house of Yahweh.